DATA0080

Data, Ethics and Society

Offered this year and every year

Fall 2022

A course on the social, political, and philosophical issues raised by the theory and practice of data science. Explores how data science is transforming not only our sense of science and scientific knowledge, but our sense of ourselves and our communities and our commitments concerning human affairs and institutions generally. Students will examine the field of data science in light of perspectives provided by the philosophy of science and technology, the sociology of knowledge, and science studies, and explore the consequences of data science for life in the first half of the 21st century. Fulfills requirement for Certificate in Data Fluency.

Instructor(s):
Location:TBD
Meeting Time:I hour: T,Th 10:30-11:50
Exam Group:TBD
CRN:18197